Jail & Detention Facilities
This page will provide information and location of local pre-trial detention facilities used by the United States Marshals Service in the Western District of Tennessee.
Federal Bureau of Prisons
The Federal Bureau of Prisons is charged with the custodial care of individuals serving federal prison sentences. Information regarding federal prison facilities is available on their web site at the link above. The Federal Bureau of Prisons site includes an inmate locator which provides search capability by inmate registration number or by name and age. You can access this search tool by clicking HERE or the link below.
Restoring Your Right to Vote in Tennessee
Use the link above to locate the applicable law and forms for voting right restoration.
Shelby County Public Defender Office
The Shelby County Public Defender's Office is court appointed counsel for indigent individuals who are charged with criminal offenses in Shelby County, Tennessee. Information regarding the Shelby County Public Defender's Office is available on their web site available at the above link.
Legal Aid Society
Legal Aid Society is a private, non-profit organization that provides free legal services to people with low income. They do not take criminal cases. They only handle civil cases – cases where you yourself will not be sent to jail. More information is available on their web site at the provided link.